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  1. Officer: Wafer not handcuffed, taken in for questioning

    Renisha McBride was not a threat to Theodore Wafer, the prosecution argued today during opening statements in the second-degree murder trial. Wafer's defense team, however, countered with a dramatic picture of a homeowner who feared for his life.

  2. GM issues six new recalls, calls back 717,950 vehicles in U.S.

    Washington General Motors said today it is recalling 717,950 vehicles in the United States in six new recall campaigns. None are related to ignition switch issues, and most are for minor problems. The new recalls mean GM has issued a record 60 separate recall campaigns this year affecting at least 29.7 million vehicles. GM didn't immediately have worldwide tallies for Wednesday's six recall campaigns.

  3. Judge: Man accused of slaying Inkster girl, 2, should have been in jail

    A judge was baffled to learn a 25-year-old man accused of fatally shooting a 2-year-old girl execution-style in front of her father wasn't behind bars at the time of the shooting.

  4. Democrat Schauer admits voting Republican in '12 presidential primary

    Lansing Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer admitted today he voted Republican in Michigan's 2012 presidential primary, but declined to say who he voted for.

    • 1:35 PM, Jul. 23, 2014
    • BUSINESS

    Detroit, not Canton Twp., to house U.S.-backed research center

    A $148 million lightweight metals manufacturing institute will locate in Detroit not Canton Township Mayor Mike Duggan and the University of Michigan announced today.

  5. Wednesday's Tigers-Diamondbacks live tweets: Detroit takes 2-0 lead on Avila double

    The Tigers are trying to earn a series win in a rubber match against the Diamondbacks. Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:

  6. Tony Dungy: Michael Sam story isn't about my faith

    Former NFL coach Tony Dungy responded to criticism Wednesday that he was being hypocritical by saying he would not have drafted gay football player Michael Sam.

  7. Movie set may be going up in Detroit's Corktown

    Detroit In front of the towering vacant black building on the eastern edge of Corktown there's now a huge fake ruin big pieces of destroyed buildings that spill onto Sixth near Most Holy Trinity Church.

  8. Brad Ausmus mixes up Tigers' lineup after meltdown against Diamondbacks

    Rather than resign himself to a lineup that in recent days hasn't been much better than his bullpen, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus changed his batting order ahead of Wednesday's game against the Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

  9. Detroit Land Bank's dilemma: How to handle squatters in foreclosed homes

    A woman living tax-free in a city-owned house drove up in a BMW this month to find eight police officers, two utility workers and an attorney in the front yard.

    • 1:30 PM, Jul. 23, 2014
    • AUTOS
    • GENERAL MOTORS

    GM scraps European version of Chevy Volt

    General Motors' money-losing European unit Opel will halt sales of the Detroit-built Opel Ampera in the face of disappointing results.

  10. Bond insurers grow 'more isolated' in opposition to Detroit's 'grand bargain'

    Detroit Bond insurers say they'll continue fighting the city's plan to dump $7 billion in debt and favor pensioners over financial creditors, but chances are they'll find fewer allies alongside them.

  11. DTE investigating Royal Oak house fire after firefighters discover downed lines

    Royal Oak An electric wire that fell across a porch may be the cause of a fire that completely destroyed a home Tuesday afternoon.

  12. Tigers bullpen lets one slip away in loss to Diamondbacks

    The Tigers not only suffered a bad defeat Tuesday night at Chase Field, they dumped at least a full day of managerial second-guesses on manager Brad Ausmus after Detroit lost, 5-4, to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

  13. Lions training camp position previews: Defensive line

    Despite two lackluster seasons statistically, the Lions' strength on defense will again be up front, and as new coordinator Teryl Austin installs his new ...

  14. Residents of the 313 celebrate Detroit's 313th birthday

    Detroit After she heard the city will celebrate its 313th birthday this week, 6-year-old Anna Panek said: 'That's older than my dad.'

  15. Michigan State conditioning coach Ken Mannie keeps players strong for long run

    As he enters his 20th season, Mannie has become a leader in his field and now runs an entire department, one that includes far more than a GA nobody could ever ...

  16. Lions rookie QB James Franklin hopes prep time pays off with roster spot

    During the Lions' offseason program, undrafted quarterback James Franklin never had a chance to show what he could do during team drills.

  17. Fans invited to attend free Lions training camp practices July 30-31

    The Lions have announced two more training camp practices free and open to the public Wednesday, July 30 at Wayne State Stadium and Thursday, July 31 at the ...

    • 11:35 PM, Jul. 22, 2014
    • BUSINESS

    $8M in tax credits approved for Midtown development

    Plans advanced Tuesday to raze a Woodward Avenue building in Midtown commonly called the 'Hammer and Nail' because of its neon signs showing a hammer striking ...

  18. Dodge, Porsche lead J.D. Power vehicle appeal awards

    Dodge and Porsche each scored three segment leading awards in a J.D. Power study released today measuring new vehicle appeal.

  19. Prosecutor: EMU football player died for iPhone, wallet

    Ann Arbor A prosecutor says Eastern Michigan University wide receiver Demarius Reed was murdered 'for an iPhone and a wallet that were never even used.'

    • 1:37 PM, Jul. 23, 2014
    • NATION-WORLD

    Malaysia jet victims' bodies arrive in Netherlands

    Two planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian ...

  20. Unpretentious Rose's Fine Food offers diner fare with unique flair

    Lucy Carnaghi and Molly Mitchell quietly opened the doors of their 30-seat diner, Rose's Fine Food barely two weeks ago, and immediately the swivel stools at ...

  21. Officials say SMART buses' future rides on tax vote

    Detroit The regional bus service SMART is asking voters for a tax increase in three counties and warns that if the millage fails, so does the entire system.

  22. Ex-Tiger Cameron Maybin suspended 25 games for positive amphetamine test

    Former Tigers farmhand Cameron Maybin, now an outfielder with the Padres, has been suspended 25 games by Major League Baseball for testing positive for an ...

  23. Warren man sues Fouts for refusing anti-religion display at city hall

    Warren A Warren man is suing the city in federal court, saying Mayor James Fouts violated his rights by refusing to allow an anti-religion display table in ...

  24. Detroit, Campus Martius celebrate birthdays with Downtown Summerfest

    It's a parade of birthdays! And helping pump up the celebrations will be 313 butterflies, a T-shirt contest, outdoor movies, food, drink, tons of music and, a ...

  25. Plane crashes while landing in Taiwan, killing 47

    Taipei, Taiwan A plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 47 people and wrecking houses and ...

    • 11:27 PM, Jul. 22, 2014
    • LIFESTYLE

    Celebrate Michigan in photos

    James Glasson's serene photo of sailboats at sunset advances to the finals of The Detroit News' Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest.

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